Definition of pulse

Definition of pulse
  1. pulse Noun Any annual legume yielding from 1 to 12 grains or seeds of variable size, shape and colour within a pod, and used as food for humans or animals.
  2. pulse Noun A normally regular beat felt when arteries are depressed, caused by the pumping action of the heart.
  3. pulse Noun A beat or throb.
  4. pulse Noun The beat or tactus of a piece of music.
  5. pulse Verb to beat, to throb, to flash.
  6. pulse Verb to flow, particularly of blood.
  7. pulse Verb to emit in discrete quantities
Need more help? Try our forum NEW